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James Jones of Newport in the county of Monmouth
Spe Tiler & Plasterer States -
that previous to Monday the 4th Nov[embe]r last
I was sworn in a Special Constable - & that I was
acting as a Special Constable on Monday morning
the day of the riots and was stationed at
the entrance door I saw the Mob form in
front of the Westgate armed with Guns, Pikes
mandrils and other weapons, after the
firing at the Westgate had ceased I
went out of the Westgate, and saw the Mob
running away in all directions dropping their
weapons. I saw one man dressed in a
flannel smock running by Mr Clements
Shop and then up Bainswell Road he
dropped a pike opposite Mr Clements
Door, I picked up that pike and

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